Ac´tu`al Pronunciation: #; 135
|a.||1.||Involving or comprising action; active.|
|2.||Existing in act or reality; really acted or acting; in fact; real; - opposed to potential, possible, virtual, speculative, conceivable, theoretical, or nominal; as, the actual cost of goods; the actual case under discussion.|
|3.||In action at the time being; now exiting; present; as the actual situation of the country.|
|n.||1.||(Finance) Something actually received; real, as distinct from estimated, receipts.|
ACTUAL. Real; actual.
2. Actual notice. One which has been expressly given by which knowledge
of a fact has been brought home to a party directly ; it is opposed to
3. Actual admissions. Those which are expressly made; they are plenary
or partial. 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 4405.
4. An actual escape takes place when a prisoner in fact gets out of
prison, and unlawfully regains his liberty. Vide Escape.
, admitting no question
, as is
, bona fide
, categorically true
, de facto
, for real
, not in error
, objectively true
, that be
, that is
, true as gospel
, true to life